Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


590

Forb
Perennial/Annual

Native & non-native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Whorled

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White/ Yellow/ Maroon
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
Sepals usually obsolete
3-5 lobed rotate corolla
3-5 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Brown/ Blackish

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Gentianales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Galium spp.   FAMILY Rubiaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Galium/ Cruciata spp.   FAMILY Rubiaceae

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 173-10-000:
Galium spp.   FAMILY Rubiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Bedstraw, Cleavers


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